Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.
By : Orison Swett Marden
A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy dare live.
By : Bertrand Russell
It makes my wife mad, you know, she wants me to stay home all the time. But its what I've done all my life and I think when I quit doing it I'll probably go away pretty quick.
By : Merle Haggard
One of the many things nobody ever tells you about middle age is that it's such a nice change from being young.
By : William Feather
A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.
By : Muhammad Ali
Aeneas carried his aged father on his back from the ruins of Troy and so do we all, whether we like it or not, perhaps even if we have never known them.
By : Angela Carter
There are so many people I would love to work with, like Al Pacino, Paul Newman, Gary Oldman - maybe Tom Cruise. I wanna play his brother in something - so call my agent!
By : Scott Wolf
I have never in my life played the French Defence, which is the dullest of all openings.
By : Wilhelm Steinitz
The printed page conveys information and commitment, and requires active involvement. Television conveys emotion and experience, and it's very limited in what it can do logically. It's an existential experience - there and then gone.
By : Bill Moyers
Healing takes courage, and we all have courage, even if we have to dig a little to find it.
By : Tori Amos